Marine link
 

Ateliers Et Chantiers Du Havre Delivers Graving Dock Gate

On September 16, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Martinique (FWI) took delivery of a new graving dock gate for the Fort-de-France Drydock, from Ateliers et Chantiers du Havre (ACH). The new graving dock gate is part of the drydock renewal plan by the Chamber of Commerce, that strives to reinforce the role of Martinique as a maritime maintenance a n d ship repairing platform in the Caribbean by combining security a n d high technology. The overall length of the gate is 8 9 . 2 ft. ( 2 7 . 2 m), with a w i d t h of 9.1 ft. (2.8 m), a height of 38 ft. ( 1 1 . 6 m), and weighs 3 2 0 tons. Equipment includes five water ballasts, 14 valves, and three pumps. The gate is constructed of high tensile steel, and watertightness is reportedly assured by a neoprene seal. An electrical remote control system operates all valves and pumps, a n d maneuvering time of the gate is approximately 3 0 minutes. The orderbook of ACH includes three 3 7 , 0 0 0 - d w t chemical tankers for Stolt Parcel Tankers, Inc., to be delivered in 1 9 9 7 a n d 1998, as well as four barges for Compagnie Fluviale De Transport.

For more information on Ateliers Et Chantiers Du Havre Circle 159 on Reader Service Card




Maritime Security History

A Family Tradition With legal battles in the rearview mirror, McAllister is set to thrive
Adm. Kime Honored For Efforts In Marltlmo Safety And Pollution Prevention
AISE '96 PREVIEW CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
API 1994 Tanker Conference
Aquaculture Relief Measure, NOAA Budget Considerations, Maritime Reform Bill Busies Senate
Ateliers Et Chantiers Du Havre Delivers Graving Dock Gate
AWO AWO Continues To Support Maritime Issues
B+H Shareholders Favor R e o r g a n i z a t i on
Bay Area 4C's Standardizes RIN Procedure
Beyond Implementation of the ISM Code: The Rewards Of An Active Safety Management System
Clean- Up Outfit Spiffs Up Operations
COMPANY PROFILE: IDB Mobile changes to compete
Eye On Interior Design: Challenges ln Designing A Riverboat Casino
Gaming Boom Continues
Government Financing Guarantees Stir Interest In U.S. Ship Construction
Hearer, Faster & Cheaper,,. Distress Alerting Via Inmarsat
Herberger: Title XI Critical To Continued U.S. Commercial Shipbuilding
IGBE To Feature Casino Boat Builders, Suppliers
Launch Of Last Los Angeles Class Submarine
Mackay Communications Helps Companios Embrace Safety and Digital Technology
Marine Gears Projects Good Market
Miami To Host Cruiso Shipping ' 96
Mr. Mel: Taking Care of Business Powered By "Cats"
New Codes And Regulatory Concerns Force Industry To Take Notice
New Lease, Financing Options Opened By Congress
ScanMarine Celebrates Founding With New Contracts
Service With a Satellite: A Guide To Top Service Providers
Star Casino Launches Louisiana Gaming Boat Business
SUNY Maritime College Honors Adm. Miller; Appoints Piccirillo
USCG Approves First Oil Spill Response Plans
 
rss feeds | archive | privacy | history | articles | contributors | top news | contact us | about us | copyright